Winchester serious crash

Winchester Police said Route 8 is closed following a serious one vehicle crash on Monday evening.

WINCHESTER, CT (WFSB) - Police have identified a teenager and a 26-year-old who were killed in a crash in Winchester on Monday, according to police.

Kayla Lombardo, 19, from Winsted and Ryan Cote, 26, of Winsted were pronounced dead on scene.

Route 8 was closed but has since reopened following the incident, which happened late Monday.

The crash happened on Route 8 at the intersection of Route 20 around 11:55 p.m.

Lombardo lost control of a 2000 Honda Civic while traveling south. A tree was struck.

Three other people in the vehicle were hurt. One of them, a juvenile, was ejected from the vehicle and suffered severe injuries.

Abigail Passini, 18, from Winsted was also severely hurt.

Tyler Godfrey, 22, of Winsted received minor injuries.

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